Dundalk’s Chris Shields is tackled by Danny North of Sligo at Oriel Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dundalk 3-0 Sligo RoversDavid McMillan’s 10th goal of the season put Dundalk on their way to another victory as the Lilywhites dumped FAI Cup holders (...)

Dundalk’s Daryl Horgan

Ian Baraclough has called on his Sligo Rovers players to revive the spirit that won them the competition last year as they begin their defence of the (...)

Shamrock Rovers boss Trevor Croly: “I thought we deserved the win. First half we created some really good chances.” Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 Shamrock Rovers 1 Shamrock Rovers are back to within four points of leaders Dundalk after inflicting a sixth defeat of the season on S(...)

Dundalk’s Patrick Hoban  celebrates  his side’s third goal with team-mates. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 3 (Horgan 23, Byrne 48, Hoban 60), Sligo Rovers 0 Free-scoring Dundalk sent out another statement of intent with a comprehensive dismantling (...)

Sligo’s John Russell: his second-half goal killed off Bray’s challenge. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/INPHO/Presseye.

Sligo Rovers 3 Bray Wanderers 0John Russell scored a stunning volley to help Sligo Rovers leapfrog Bray Wanderers in the league on Saturday.Russell fi(...)

Sligo Rovers players celebrate on the rain soaked pitch after their victory over Dundalk in  the Setanta Sports Cup Final at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 Dundalk 0 Sligo Rovers won their sixth trophy in four years this afternoon in Tallaght where they beat Dundalk 1-0 thanks to an early P(...)

Dundalk’s Brian Gartland celebrates scoring a goal against Derry. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Central defender Brian Gartland’s return to full fitness gives Dundalk a clean bill of health as they look to consolidate their lea(...)

Sligo Rovers manager Ian Baraclough yesterday found himself in the unfamiliar position of talking about his team as defiant underdogs as they head to Cork for their League of Ireland Premier Division game against the league leaders, Cork City. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It says something about their respective starts that Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough was yesterday talking about his team as defiant underdogs(...)

Shamrock Rovers fans at Dalymount for the recent game against Bohemians.

After week two handed us a top-of-the-table clash between Bohemians and Drogheda, tonight’s first-versus-second (...)

Sligo Rovers’ manager  Ian Baraclough. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

It is open to question whether some of his successors will thank him for tying the office so closely to the game but Michael D Higgin(...)